Douglas Ewing, MD, FACS

Advanced Laparoscopic Associates

Dr. Douglas Ewing is a highly-skilled and compassionate weight loss surgeon in New Jersey. He has helped hundreds of patients transform their lives through weight loss surgery and finds it extremely gratifying to be able to have role in that transformation. Dr. Ewing has published several academic papers and has given presentations across the country about various topics in minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Douglas Ewing prioritizes staying at the forefront of surgical innovation and leading-edge training, providing patients with the best and most up-to-date care. He chose to specialize in laparoscopic surgery because it is at the forefront of surgical innovation and he finds it rewarding to help patients take back their lives, in so many aspects, through surgical weight loss.

Successful Leader
Dr. Ewing is the Director of the Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship at Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC). Additionally, Dr. Ewing has held the position of Assistant Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, as well as Assistant Attending Department of Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery Section at HUMC in New Jersey.

Well Published
Douglas Ewing, MD has published numerous papers and posters about topics in laparoscopic surgery, including bariatric surgery. Additionally, Dr. Ewing has presented and spoken about his work at several national surgical meetings, and has given video presentations to other surgeons in Europe and the US.

Highly Experienced
With the combined experience of Dr. Ewing and his colleagues, Advanced Laparoscopic Associates has the most extensive experience in laparoscopic weight loss surgery in the state of New Jersey. Dr. Ewing has been an Attending Surgeon and Lap-Band certified for more than 8 years, performing hundreds of weight loss procedures.

Professionally Connected
Dr. Ewing is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, American Medical Association, Minimally Invasive Robotic Association, American Society of Bariatric Surgeons, Medical Society State of New York, American Society of General Surgeons, and the Medical Society State of New Jersey.

Award Winning
Dr. Ewing has earned several academic awards, as well as awards for surgical excellence. He was awarded both the St. Luke’s Roosevelt Department of Surgery Award for Excellence in Laparoscopic Surgery and the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Awards. He was also honored with inclusion in the “Best Physicians as Chosen by Nurses” for New Jersey monthly magazine in February 2010.

Recent News:
Dr. Ewing’s practice, Advanced Laparoscopic Associates, has been presented the “Excellence in Bariatric Surgery” Award from 6 years in a row.

You can contact Dr. Ewing at Advanced Laparoscopic Associates or by calling 201-646-1121.